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Taxon: Triplasis purpurea (Walter) Chapm.

 
Genus: Triplasis
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Chloridoideae
Tribe: Cynodonteae
Subtribe: Gouiniiae
Nomen number: 316927
Place of publication: Fl. South. U.S. 560. 1860
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 02-Feb-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 02-Feb-2004
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • purple sand grass  (Source: F NAmer) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Ontario]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Indiana (n.w.), Maine (s.), Massachusetts (e.), Michigan (w.), New Jersey, New York (e.), Rhode Island, Connecticut (s.)]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Iowa (e.), Kansas, Minnesota (e.), Missouri, Nebraska, Illinois, Oklahoma, Wisconsin]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama (s.), Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia (e. & s.), Louisiana, Maryland (e.), North Carolina (e.), South Carolina, Virginia (e.), Mississippi (s.), Tennessee (w.)]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico (s.e.), Texas]
    • Mexico (e.)

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Costa Rica, Honduras


References:

  1. Davidse, G. et al., eds. Flora mesoamericana. (F Mesoamer)
  2. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  3. Gould, F. W. The grasses of Texas. 1975 (Grass Tex)
  4. Mejía-Saulés, M. T. & P. Dávila A. Gramíneas Útiles de México. Cuad. Inst. Biol. 16. 1992 (Grass Util Mex)

Check other web resources for Triplasis purpurea (Walter) Chapm. :


Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=316927. Accessed 23 April 2019.